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Martinique: An original screenplay : screenplay

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0536A

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a typescript carbon of "Martinique: An Original Screenplay" by Liam O'Flaherty. This is a ribbon copy of the screenplay. It is pressure-pin bound with a cover that states that it is a "Preliminary Draft." The screenplay consists of an introduction (labeled "Notes") followed by the script. On pages 2 and 49 (of the introductory notes), there is a stamp that indicates that the screenplay is registered with the Screen Writers Guild, Inc..


  • Creation: 1940 June 13


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections, University of Delaware Library,

Liam O'Flaherty (1896-1984)

Irish author Liam O'Flaherty (1896-1984) is primarily known for his short stories and novels.

"O'Flaherty, Liam, 1896-1984." Literature Online. (accessed March 29, 2007).


1 item (58 pages)


Preliminary draft of screenplay for "Martinique" by Irish author Liam O'Flaherty. This is a ribbon copy bearing the stamp of the Screen Writers Guild, Inc.


Purchase, 1996.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Shelving Summary

Box 34, F0536A: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

Finding aid for Martinique : An original screenplay : screenplay
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 March 29
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